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Flu Vaccinations & International RAT available! 

WALK Ins or by Appointment 

7 days a week! 

Today

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Covid-19 vaccination

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Pfizer vaccine (12+ years)
  • AstraZeneca vaccine (18+ years)
  • Anyone currently eligible can access
  • Make an appointment
  • No appointment required

We are now offering the AstraZeneca vaccine, but only on Mondays and Sundays. 

Please use the booking link below or call 0800 28 29 26 for an appointment.

Getting a COVID-19 vaccine is an important step you can take to protect yourself, your kaumātua and whānau from the effects of the virus. For more information on the COVID-19 vaccines and eligibility visit Ministry of Health - COVID-19 vaccines

The majority of routine vaccinations can now be administered before, after, or at the same time as your COVID-19 vaccinations. The exception to this is the Zostavax (shingles) vaccine where a 7-day gap before or after receiving the Pfizer COVID-19 is advised. If you have any questions, please discuss with your health provider.

Covid-19 pass

My Vaccine Pass - get in person

Our service can help you request and print a My Vaccine Pass for free. Bring your NHI number if you can when you visit. You do not need to have ID or an email address. You will be asked some personal details so you can be found in the system.

Covid-19 testing

Testing for International Travel

We Also do Pre-Departure Supervised Rapid Antigen Testing Service

7 days a week including most of public holidays. WALK IN or APPOINTMENT! 

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Supervised RATs for NZ Travel and NZ Courts

Supervised rapid antigen testing (RATs) is for unvaccinated people with no COVID-19 symptoms, who require evidence of a negative COVID-19 test result to travel within New Zealand, or for entry into a court of law.

  • For travel, the test must be done within the 72 hours prior to travel (preferably within 24 hours). See the Unite against COVID-19 website for more travel advice.
  • For court attendance, the test must be done within 24 hours.

For more information about rapid antigen testing, view the Ministry of Health website.





Description

Pharmacists can help to support the health of your family; they can provide advice and treatment for common minor illnesses for all ages.

Pharmacists ensure that prescriptions are dispensed correctly and that the medicine and dose is appropriate for you, so that you receive the maximum benefits from your medicines. Your pharmacist will help you understand what your medicines are prescribed for, how to take them, possible side effects and how to store them.

All advice and treatment is conducted in a professional and confidential manner and most services are provided free of charge and do not generally require an appointment.

For safe disposal, please return any expired or unwanted medicines, or needles/lancets and syringes to your pharmacy. There is no charge for this service.

Please don't hesitate to contact us directly if you have any questions.

Dispensary Manager

Christina Shin

Hours

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 6:00 PM
Sat9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sun9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

For Vaccination Clinic Hours: 

  • Monday to Friday - 9 am to 6 pm 
  • Saturday - 9 am to 5 pm
  • Sunday - 9 am to 4 pm 
  • Public Holidays 10 am to 4 pm 

Public Holidays: Closed Good Friday (7 Apr). Open Queen's Birthday (6 Jun, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM), Matariki (24 Jun, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM), Labour Day (24 Oct, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM), Auckland Anniversary (30 Jan, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM), Waitangi Day (6 Feb, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM), Easter Sunday (9 Apr, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM), Easter Monday (10 Apr, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM), ANZAC Day (25 Apr, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM).

Languages Spoken

English, Chinese, Korean, Arabic

Services Provided

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Pfizer vaccine (12+ years)
  • AstraZeneca vaccine (18+ years)
  • Anyone currently eligible can access
  • Make an appointment
  • No appointment required

We are now offering the AstraZeneca vaccine, but only on Mondays and Sundays. 

Please use the booking link below or call 0800 28 29 26 for an appointment.

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    Vaccines

    • Diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis (whooping cough) vaccine (Tdap)
    • Influenza (flu) vaccine
    • Measles, Mumps and Rubella vaccine (MMR)
    • Meningococcal vaccine
    • Varicella zoster (shingles) vaccine

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    Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) Vaccine

    This pharmacy has staff that are trained and authorised to give MMR vaccines. The MMR vaccination is free for people aged from 16 to 49 years (inclusive).

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    Covid-19 vaccination booking URL

    Special Assistance Support (COVID-19 Vaccination)

    Special Assistance Support (COVID-19 Vaccination)

    • Wheelchair access

    Wheelchair Access

    Yes

    Region

    North Auckland

    Contact Details

    9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

    66 Clyde Road
    Browns Bay
    Auckland 0630

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    Street Address

    66 Clyde Road
    Browns Bay
    Auckland 0630

    This page was last updated at 1:43PM on April 12, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Unichem Browns Bay.